Temecula is a city in Riverside County, California, United States. It is located in the Temecula Valley and is known for its beautiful wine country, as well as its historic downtown area. The city is home to several wineries and is a popular destination for wine tastings and tours. Temecula is also home to the Pechanga Resort & Casino, as well as several golf courses and parks. The city is approximately 60 miles (97 km) north of San Diego and 70 miles (113 km) south of Los Angeles.
Things to do in Temecula:
- Visit the Temecula Valley Wine Country and taste wines from the many wineries in the area.
- Take a hot air balloon ride for a scenic view of the valley.
- Explore Old Town Temecula, with its historic buildings, shops, and restaurants.
- Visit the Temecula Valley Museum to learn about the history of the area.
- Take a guided horseback riding tour through the valley.
- Go on a guided hike in the nearby Cleveland National Forest.
- Visit the Temecula Creek Inn Golf Course for a round of golf.
- Visit the Temecula Farmers Market for fresh produce and handmade goods.
- Take a scenic drive on the Palomar Mountain Scenic Byway.
- Visit the Temecula Olive Oil Company to taste and learn about olive oils.
- Take a hot air balloon ride at sunset for a romantic experience.
- Visit the Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival held annually.
- Visit the Temecula Valley Museum’s special exhibition.
- Visit the Temecula Community Recreation Center for fitness and fun activities.
- Take a scenic drive on the De Portola Wine Trail.
- Visit the Temecula Children’s Museum for interactive exhibits and activities for kids.
- Visit the Temecula Valley Polo Club to watch a match or take a lesson.
- Take a guided mountain biking tour through the nearby hills and trails.
- Visit the Temecula Valley Symphony for a concert.
- Visit the Temecula Stampede for western-themed shows and events.